The table below looks at the statistics for SQL Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SQL Server over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft SQL Server (MS SQL)
Renfrewshire / Erskine
Rank - 15 13
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 0 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine - 18.18% 16.04%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category - 70.59% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 22 6
Median daily rate - £360 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £22.77 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+37.24% -24.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Database & Business Intelligence category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Database & Business Intelligence Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Database & Business Intelligence category
5 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 10.42% 25.76% 18.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 30 9
Median daily rate £445 £380 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% +2.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -

SQL Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Erskine region citing SQL Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Database & Business Intelligence category.

SQL Server Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server across the Erskine region.

SQL Server Hourly Rate Trend in Erskine

SQL Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Erskine region with a requirement for SQL Server.

1 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
2 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
3 29 (70.73%) SC Cleared
4 24 (58.54%) SQL
5 23 (56.10%) ITIL
6 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
7 21 (51.22%) Windows
8 20 (48.78%) SAN
8 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
9 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
10 16 (39.02%) VMware
11 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
13 12 (29.27%) Citrix
13 12 (29.27%) Linux
13 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
13 12 (29.27%) NAS
13 12 (29.27%) Software Distribution
14 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (26.83%) C#
15 10 (24.39%) vSphere
15 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
15 10 (24.39%) Virtual Environments
16 8 (19.51%) PowerCLI
16 8 (19.51%) VSAN
16 8 (19.51%) vRealize
16 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (19.51%) Release Management
16 8 (19.51%) jQuery

SQL Server
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.88%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (19.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 20 (48.78%) SAN
2 12 (29.27%) NAS
3 8 (19.51%) DNS
3 8 (19.51%) VSAN
4 7 (17.07%) DHCP
5 6 (14.63%) Firewall
5 6 (14.63%) HTTP
5 6 (14.63%) HTTPS
5 6 (14.63%) IPsec
5 6 (14.63%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) MSI
2 2 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Virtualisation Specialist
2 6 (14.63%) Integration Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Applications Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 3 (7.32%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
4 3 (7.32%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Development Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) VMware Specialist
6 1 (2.44%) Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Support Manager
6 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) .NET
1 8 (19.51%) jQuery
2 6 (14.63%) Middleware
3 2 (4.88%) XML
3 2 (4.88%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
1 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (14.63%) Clustering
3 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 21 (51.22%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server
3 12 (29.27%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (14.63%) Solaris
7 4 (9.76%) Windows 7
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
2 12 (29.27%) Software Distribution
3 10 (24.39%) Virtual Environments
4 8 (19.51%) Release Management
5 6 (14.63%) ITSM
5 6 (14.63%) OO
5 6 (14.63%) Server Building
5 6 (14.63%) Test Scripting
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 5 (12.20%) Personalization
7 4 (9.76%) Application Packaging
8 2 (4.88%) Change Management
8 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
8 2 (4.88%) Performance Management
8 2 (4.88%) Prototyping
8 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (58.54%) SQL
2 20 (48.78%) PowerShell
3 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
4 11 (26.83%) C#
5 8 (19.51%) Java
6 6 (14.63%) Jython
6 6 (14.63%) Python
7 5 (12.20%) C++
7 5 (12.20%) VB
7 5 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 5 (12.20%) VB6
7 5 (12.20%) VBA
8 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (78.05%) Security Cleared
2 29 (70.73%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (17.07%) Degree
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (9.76%) MCSA
5 4 (9.76%) MCSE
6 2 (4.88%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 15 (36.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (24.39%) vSphere
4 5 (12.20%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.44%) XenApp
5 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) PowerCLI
1 8 (19.51%) vRealize
2 6 (14.63%) BladeLogic
2 6 (14.63%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 6 (14.63%) Netcool
2 6 (14.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 6 (14.63%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) SCOrch
2 6 (14.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
4 7 (17.07%) HP
5 6 (14.63%) BMC
5 6 (14.63%) CA
5 6 (14.63%) Dell
5 6 (14.63%) Veritas
6 5 (12.20%) AppSense
6 5 (12.20%) ILOG
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec